L.4.5a

Explain the meaning of simple similes and metaphors (e.g., as pretty as a picture) in context.

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Ages: 8 - 18
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Mrs. Munger's Class - Onomatopoeia
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This is a short, funny video that uses simple animation to make just the mouth move on the photographs. Onomatopoeia - try saying that ten times fast! It means words that sound like what they are - Splash! This is from ABC's One Saturday Morning. For... [more]
Found by teresahopson in L.4.5a
December 23, 2009 at 09:42 PM
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Ages: 11 - 18
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Lesson 1-English Vocabulary - Idioms Related to Outdoors
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This video explains the origin and meaning of idioms related to outdoors. This video was designed for the advanced English language learner. Lesson 1. "out of the woods", "no bed of roses", and "to have a green thumb" (02:48).
Found by grazianione in L.4.5a
August 12, 2009 at 01:44 PM
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Ages: 9 - 12
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The Use of Similes and Metaphors in Students' Poems
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This selection contains a video of students reading poems they have written which contain similes and metaphors.  This video could be used by teachers when encouraging students to use figurative language.  (01:19)
July 23, 2012 at 08:44 PM
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Ages: 10 - 15
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Similes and Metaphors
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This computer-animated video defines similes and metaphors. The video then distinguishes between the two by writing both a simile and metaphor to describe the same person. (03:11)
Found by Barb in L.4.5a
July 25, 2009 at 11:59 AM
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Ages: 10 - 18
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Simile, Metaphor, and Personification
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The instructor uses a whiteboard and clip-art cut-outs to demonstrate three types of figurative language.  This video is suitable for third-grade students and older. (Note: The instructor deliberately has the first few seconds blurred.) (02:22)
Found by teresahopson in L.4.5a
December 30, 2009 at 08:59 PM
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Ages: 9 - 18
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Personification
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Students created this video learning tool and there are several good examples of personification on this video. There is no commentary. There are sentence examples--one after the other. The subject being personified is one color and the personificati... [more]
Found by teresahopson in L.4.5a
December 23, 2009 at 09:14 PM
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Ages: 8 - 18
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Onomatopoeia Poem
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This poem is used to teach students about onomatopoeia. The words in '' are the examples of onomatopoeia.  Great idea for students to write their own poems using onomatopoeia. (01:15)
Found by Mrs Jefferies in L.4.5a
July 17, 2011 at 04:18 PM
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Ages: 18 - 18
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The Literacy Umbrella: Understanding Figurative Language
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Weather is a familiar topic that can be portrayed on a figurative language board to promote motivation for literacy and knowledge building. This teacher shares something that has worked in her classroom for learning about figurative language.  (01:28... [more]
September 6, 2012 at 01:44 PM
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Ages: 8 - 18
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It's a Metaphor!
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This video gives examples of common metaphors and tells why authors use them when writing. (01:20)
Found by Mrs Jefferies in L.4.5a
February 26, 2011 at 03:52 PM
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Ages: 7 - 14
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My Best Friend is as Sharp as a Pencil
From YouTube, produced by xtranormal
This computer-generated character describes various parts of his school to his grandma by using LOTS of similes and metaphors.  Can you find them all? (02:46)
Found by begamatt in L.4.5a
February 27, 2012 at 12:38 PM
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